Real Estate Tools

Look Up Licensed Real Estate Agents

Want to be sure you're working with a professional? Search New York's database of licensed agents.

Look Up Taxes by Property in Dutchess County

Use this free tool from the Dutchess County Real Property Tax Service Agency to get tax info.


What to Expect During the Closing Process


The closing process can be lengthy. Here are the steps you'll go through when buying or selling real estate:

  • Negotiation of purchase and sales agreements

  • Drafting contracts

  • Contract review

  • Title review and analysis

  • Resolving title issues, including municipal (CO) violations

  • Preparing and/or reviewing closing documents

  • Loan document and mortgage agreements review

  • Discussing types of ownership and title to the property

  • Clear to close and closing